University of Utah Athletics Compliance Officer in Salt Lake City, Utah


Open Date 11/20/2018

Requisition Number PRN19003B

Job Title Athletics Compliance Officer

Working Title Athletics Compliance Officer

Job Grade D

FLSA Code Administrative

Patient Sensitive Job Code? No

Standard Hours per Week 40

Full Time or Part Time? Full Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

VP Area President

Department 00327 - Athletics Department

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range 31600 to 58400

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Job Summary

The University of Utah, a member of the Pac-12 Conference, is seeking applications for an Assistant Director of Athletics Compliance to maintain the day-to-day oversight of the University’s Division INCAAcompliance program.


Responsibilities will include but are not limited to, the following:

•Researching, writing, and issuingNCAArules interpretations;

•Assisting in the investigation and reporting ofNCAAviolations;

•Preparing and submittingNCAAand Pac-12 waivers;

•Developing and implementing a comprehensive rules education program for internal and external constituents;

•Supervising the monitoring of recruitment activities;

•Serving as the liaison to the Financial Aid Office;

•Developing and supervising subject-specific and large-scale audits;

•Evaluating and approving playing and practice seasons;

•Assisting with departmental drug testing program;

•Approving and monitoring institutional camps and clinics;

•Directing workflow for Compliance Coordinator and office interns; and

•Performing other special projects as assigned by the Director of Compliance and Associate Athletics Director for Compliance.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Reasonable (1-3 years) progressive experience in anNCAADivision I compliance role; demonstrated comprehensive knowledge ofNCAArules, regulations, processes, interpretations, appeals and governance structure; demonstrated commitment to institutional control. Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills; excellent written and oral communication skills. Additionally, the candidate should demonstrate proficiency in commonly-used technological processes such as word processing, spreadsheets, databases,NCAALSDBi, andNCAACA.


Juris Doctorate or Master’s degree; successful completion of theNAACEducation Certification program; experience in compliance and student-athlete educational programming at either the Division IFBSlevel, conference office, or theNCAANational Office; supervisory experience; proven experience in working with high-profile intercollegiate sports programs.

A resume, cover letter, and three references are required and should be addressed to Kate Charipar, Associate Athletics Director for Compliance.

Type Benefited Staff

Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law.

To inquire about this posting, email: or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/ TDD ), email: .

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). To be eligible for retirement contributions, you must be hired into a benefit-eligible position. Certain new hires are automatically assigned to the URS retirement plan and other employees with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in the URS within 30 days of hire. Regardless of whether they are hired into a benefit-eligible position or not, individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801)366-7770 or (800)695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801)581-7447 for information.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.